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On balance, it is benificial to place political conditions on humanitarian aid.

debatability
Malacoda

After quite literally two months, this debate is actually happening so that's exciting.A couple definitions which have been discussed with my opponent:Political conditions- The criteria which are applied to a specific situation regarding the behavior of the government (Summarized from the SDC). To clarify, political conditions muct be actual policy changes.Humanitarian aid- aid and action designed to save lives, alleviate suffering and maintain and protec...

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4 Comments
Updated 3 Hours Ago

Does epigenetics have a big impact on evolution?

TruthGen
deviak1000

1st round: Accept the challenge 2nd round: Statements and main points for the defense of each side. 3rd round: Rebuttals 4th round: Second-round rebuttals 5th round: Conclusion (No new information or rebuttals)...

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5 Comments
Updated 5 Hours Ago

Theory of Evolution

person1234
numberwang

Round 1 - accepting Round 2 - beginning arguments Round 3 - rebuttals Round 4 - Rebuttals Round 5 - conclusion List your sites & resources...

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28 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

The Jewish religion should identify Yeshua (Jesus) as Messiah

Jellon
Wylted

First round is acceptance. For the purpose of this debate, different weight will be given to various Jewish writings. 1) The Tanakh (aka Old Testament) will be considered holy scripture. 2) The Mishna and Gemara will be considered trustworthy teaching. 3) The B'rit Hadasha (aka New Testament) will be treated equally as all other ancient texts....

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40 Comments
Updated 5 Hours Ago

That we should not trade with nations whose workplace safety laws do not meet Australian standards

monkeyjacob
Delons

It is not doing the world any favours for developed nations, such as Australia, to sink to the standards of developing nations. You can talk about the 'expansion of the gap' until the cows come home, but if the developed world declines their standards to meet developing nations we have lost the point and not actually aiding the world. What we really need to do is help developing nations meet our standards and rise them, not let developed nations fall....

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3 Comments
Updated 15 Hours Ago

India"s Youth Population is a Demographic Blessing

iVijayC
wxyz2000

The past 200 years of population growth has been rapid and its pace is quickening. Many argue that this exponential pace of growth is unsustainable ad the Earth can only support so many people with so much food and so much water. Dwindling non renewable energy resources also point to a problem of having limited resources relative to a growing population. At country level this can be all the more clear. Whilst having enough workers in the population to exploit resources and provide taxes for a...

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1 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

A Being Cannot be Both Omnipotent and Omniscient

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BennyW

First round is for acceptance only. Definitions: Omnipotence: "Having unlimited power" Omniscience: "Having total knowledge". Being: "A conscious entity"...

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5 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

same sex dates to the prom; why shouldn't it be allowed?

fearflores22
LostintheEcho1498

schools are against letting teens of the same sex go to prom or any school dance together. which makes absolutely no sense, they say "be yourself" but they despise those who embrace who they really are. are schools really that homophobic? why shouldn't teens of the same sex be allowed to go to a school event together? this is ridiculous....

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4 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

is/was god real and why

kai11
alex-rosell98

1st round - Acceptance 2nd round - Argument presentation 3rd round - cross-examination 4th round- rebuttals 5th round - Closing arguments...

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2 Comments
Updated 4 Hours Ago

The existence of Carcharodon Megalodon

Beryllium
A341

I will let pro begin, but I will start by saying there is no irrefutable evidence the Megalodon still exists....

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2 Comments
Updated 5 Hours Ago